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Eleanor Louise SmithPassing: June 27, 2011

Service:

Chastain Funeral Home

Thursday,Jun.30,2011, 10:30 am

Visitation:

Chastain Funeral Home

Wednesday,Jun.29,2011, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Thursday,Jun.30,2011, 09:30 am - 10:30 am

Cemetery:

Lawrenceport Cemetery

Thursday,Jun.30,2011, 10:30 am

MITCHELL Eleanor Louise Smith, 82, Lawrenceport Community, passed away 12:00 a.m. Monday, June 27, 2011, at Mitchell Manor Living and Rehabilitation Center.

Born February 10, 1929, in Bedford, she was the daughter of Aldon and Bessie (Brock) Cogwell. She married Harry Wayne Smith April 9, 1948.

She was a homemaker and enjoyed farming. She graduated from Mitchell High School in 1947, and was a member of Jacob Finger United Methodist Church, Tri Kappa, and Lawrence County Homemakers Club. She was a devoted wife and mother.

Surviving: husband,
Harry Wayne Smith, Mitchell
children,
Linda (Mike)Wedgewood, Sevierville, Tennessee
Mary Jo (Mick) Losey, Mitchell
Harriet (Tim) Prince, Anderson, South Carolina
Larry (Connie) Smith, Mitchell
Mike (Lori) Smith, Mitchell
grandchildren,
Jeri (Jason) Brown, Dustin (Misty) Johnson, Melinda (Brian)Howle, Angie (Aaron) Kolar, Jacob Smith, Chelsey Smith, and Levi Smith
great grandchildren,
Marisa and Lucas Brown, Jeslyn and Dalton Johnson, Georganna and Emma Kolar, and Alexa Howle

Her parents and sister, Evelyn Ramey, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, June 30, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with Bro. Josh Brumfield officiating. Burial will be in Lawrenceport Cemetery.

Friends may call from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday and from 9:30 a.m. until the service on Thursday at the funeral home.

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24 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Amanda Latta | Anderson, SC
    Date: July 1, 2011
    am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts.
  2. Guest: Bob Plew | Shelbyville, IN
    Date: July 1, 2011
    Harry, Just saw that Eleanor had passed away. Am certinly sorr for your loss. The Class of '47 has lost a good friend and classmate. Our prayers are with you. Bob Plew
  3. Guest: Suzie Batchelor Leatherman | Mitchell, IN
    Date: July 1, 2011
    Mary Jo & family, I was so sorry to read the loss of your mom. She was a really sweet lady that will be missed by many. The loss of our Moms leaves a deep void but all the memories and good times help keep us going on into the future. God Bless and you'll be in my prayers.
  4. Guest: Margo and Pete | Loogootee, IN
    Date: June 29, 2011
    Larry, Connie and Jake, We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with your family during this sad time.
  5. Guest: John (Mike) Smith | Dunedin, FL
    Date: June 29, 2011
    Harry Wayne & Family I have many fond memories of Eleanor - and know the loss you must feel. Bless each of you and remember better times. Mike Smith & Family
  6. Guest: Melanie Roberts | Williams, IN
    Date: June 29, 2011
    Mike & Larry, I am sorry to hear about your mom. We never know when we have to lose someone we love. The love of family & friends gets us through. Love you guys, take care! ~Melanie Roberts
  7. Guest: jeromehudson | Anderson, SC
    Date: June 29, 2011
    Harriet, please know that you and you family are in our prayers. I read about your mother and she was a beautiful and remarkable lady. I am sure you will have fond memories. Let me know if you need me. Thanks,
  8. Guest: Mark Helms | Bloomfield, IN
    Date: June 29, 2011
    Connie, Larry and Jacob, I'm so sorry for your loss. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Mark
  9. Guest: Kimberly Sue (Smith) Walden | Bainbridge, GA
    Date: June 29, 2011
    I'm so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this difficult time. Dr. and Mrs. Hilman Walden
  10. Guest: Sue Conolty | Largo Fl & Fond du lac Wi, IN
    Date: June 29, 2011
    With deepest sympathy in the passing of your loved one. God's Blessings Sue Conolty your old friend from Dunn
  11. Guest: Johnny E. Henderson | Paoli, IN
    Date: June 28, 2011
    Harriet - My condolences on the passing of your Mother. She was a very fine lady and I am glad I had a chance to know her. My prayers to you and all the Smith family. God bless -
  12. Guest: Norma Durham | Liberty, SC
    Date: June 28, 2011
    My thoughts and prayers are with you. May God bless you with peace.
  13. Guest: Dottie Jane Compton, Linda and Paul Austin | Lafayette, IN
    Date: June 28, 2011
    Harry Wayne and family, Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this difficult time. We treasure the years that we have known Eleanor for she was a very lovely person. The kindness that she extended to our Rivervale family over the years was so special. May God's love surround you.
  14. Guest: Sam & Katie Tolbert | Mitchell, IN
    Date: June 28, 2011
    We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you! Sam, Kate, Wyatt and Wil Tolbert
  15. Guest: Jennifer Austin | Lafayette, IN
    Date: June 28, 2011
    Eleanor was a dear and treasured friend to Dottie Jane and Willma Rose. She will be missed in body, but her spirit and memories will remain eternally bright. Thank you for adding such a cherished friendship to my family's lives.
  16. Guest: Susan Stephens | Anderson, SC
    Date: June 28, 2011
    Harriet and Tim, please know that Gary and I are thinking of you and are so sorry for your loss.
  17. Guest: Sandra Baker | Anderson, SC
    Date: June 28, 2011
    Dear Harriet and Family, My thoughts are with you durng this time. My prayer is for strength and comfort for you. May God bless you and keep you and cause His face to shine upon you and give you peace. Sincerely, Sandra Baker New Prospect School Kndergarten
  18. Guest: Wanda Bultman Lloyd | Augusta, WV
    Date: June 28, 2011
    Harriett - please know I am thinking of you - I know how hard it is to lose your Mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Wanda
  19. Guest: chris,rosemary knight | nashville, TN
    Date: June 28, 2011
    we sure had a good time at the last class reunion, we will miss her, Harry, May our heavenly father,who is the comforter be with you, Heaven is sounding sweeter. we will be praying. love chris,Rosemary Knight
  20. Guest: Sally Tiller | Anderson, SC
    Date: June 27, 2011
    My thought and prayers are with your family.
  21. Guest: Elly Dominguez | Anderson, SC
    Date: June 27, 2011
    I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers and thoughts are with you and you family!
  22. Guest: Susan Isbell | Anderson, SC
    Date: June 27, 2011
    Harriet--thinking of you, Tim, and your family at this time. We are so sorry for your loss. Susan and Ronnie Isbell
  23. Guest: Kelly Spehar | anderson, SC
    Date: June 27, 2011
    So sorry to hear of your lost,Harriet, Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family. kelly Spehar
  24. Guest: Denise Brown | Anderson, SC
    Date: June 27, 2011
    Harriet, I am so sorry to hear about your mother. Please know that you and your family are in our prayers. Paul and Denise
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